There are 5 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Line 147 bus, train, line 65 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Rusholme Ctr (Dss Offices) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Stn (Taxi Rank) 147
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Tamworth
  3. Take the line 65 bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station (Tamworth Rail Station) to Bonehill, Brewster Close 65 / ...

$51 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus, line 110 bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the line 110 bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park 110

$17 - $21

3 alternative options

Line 147 bus, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Manchester Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary (Property 340) to Manchester City Centre, University of Mcr 147
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
  3. Take the train from Stafford to Tamworth

$48 - $93

Line 147 bus, train, line 65 bus via Stoke-on-Trent  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 147 bus from Rusholme Ctr (Dss Offices) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Stn (Taxi Rank) 147
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
  3. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Tamworth
  4. Take the line 65 bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station (Tamworth Rail Station) to Bonehill, Brewster Close 65 / ...

$35 - $106

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park 85.1 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Birmingham, The Square Peg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Drayton Manor Theme Park is 62 miles. The road distance is 85.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park without a car is to line 147 bus and train and line 65 bus which takes 3 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to drive from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park.

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There are 529+ hotels available in Drayton Manor Theme Park. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park.
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  • Distance: 62.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Drayton Manor Theme Park, England?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park via Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Birmingham, The Square Peg, and Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park in around 5 h 8 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $80
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Stafford to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Stafford to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rusholme Ctr (Dss Offices) to Manchester City Centre, Piccadilly Stn (Taxi Rank)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester Royal Infirmary, Royal Infirmary (Property 340) to Manchester City Centre, University of Mcr
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Railway Station (Tamworth Rail Station) to Bonehill, Brewster Close
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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